The Protector's Perspective 

Preparing for Hurricane Season

June 1st is the start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season. As it approaches, residents of the Gulf Coast ...
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Stop the Bleed training Fort Myers Cape Coral Naples

Beware of Fake Tourniquets

Uncontrolled bleeding is one of the most common causes of preventable deaths. From household accidents to gunshot wounds, ...
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First Shots: The Canik SFx Rival

It’s no secret that I am a fan of Canik pistols. My first experience with them a few ...
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situational awareness

Situational Awareness for Workplace Safety

What is situational awareness and how does it fit into workplace safety? The American Psychological Association defines situation ...
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Eotech EFLX red dot

The Truth About the Eotech EFLX

Recently, I bought a Sig P320 XCompact and had to decide on a red dot for it. Like ...
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When it comes to killers, Don’t Name Them

Don’t name them. It’s really that easy. Each time there is an active shooter event, our media makes ...
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Protector mindset active shooter response

The Protector Mindset in the Face of Tragedy

Like others with the Protector Mindset, I watch the tragic events at places like Uvalde, Parkland or Sutherland ...
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Pitbull Tactical Universal Magazine Carrier

Pitbull Tactical Universal Magazine Carrier: 5 years and still going strong

There is an old adage that says “Beware the man with one gun for he knows how to ...
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First Shots: Smith & Wesson Shield Plus

Back in 2012, Smith & Wesson released their subcompact M&P Shield 9mm, now referred to as the 1.0. ...
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Beretta APX A1 Carry

The Truth About The Beretta APX A1 Carry

Recently there was a substantial rebate on the Beretta APX A1 Carry pistol. I already have a number ...
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